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prescribe
used in Gone with the Wind

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Definition of a medical doctor:  to give medical instructions — such as writing that a patient should have antibiotics

or:

to recommend — especially with expertise

or:

to require by rule
  • Nor would they go through the formal and protracted courtships which good manners had prescribed before the war.
    2.12 (9% in)

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